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The Hat Factory

Closed Now: 09:00 - 23:00
Open today: 09:00 - 23:00
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Great venue!

A nice place for a gaming session. We had fun and the time flew by. Good choice of food upstairs as... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
London, United Kingdom
Great ambiance

Really enjoyed my trip here , Light airy building , quick efficent service and very comfortable... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
22 Feb 2018
“Does my Bomb look big in this? ”
3 Feb 2018
“Sound quality needs work!”
Luton's leading arts and entertainment venue featuring live music, club nights, theatre, dance, films, children's activities, workshops, classes and gallery exhibitions. The Hat Factory is a centre of artistic excellence set within a vibrant urban...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
65-67 Bute Street, Luton LU1 2EY, England
+44 1582 878100
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Sometimes I am hit with a wave of jealousy at the talents of young girls today. Tonight was a might like that. Four really talented young women, three actresses and a writer - really funny, intelligent, insightful, witty and all round amazing performances. I predict...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mollyd291
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Went to 999 gig last night. Terrible sound with bass way too dominant and vocals indistinguishable. Wouldn’t have taken a lot to make sound better but was as if the venue didn’t care. Apart from that, nice intimate music venue and pub prices for beer...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Piggiesnorter
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great venue , good acoustics and a good variety of music played . Staff are friendly and the location is good for transport etc.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank alexN7912TK
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A nice place for a gaming session. We had fun and the time flew by. Good choice of food upstairs as well! More vegan options might be good!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Carlf1992
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the Hat Factory to watch a play. It was my first time in Luton and I would say the theatre room we were in was quite small. The chairs were not comfortable I was happy the play was just an hour long. During...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank jayg703
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Attended an E-sports event this past weekend at the Hat Factory. Had a great time and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Will definitely be returning!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Robert G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Ran an event at this location on a Saturday in may, staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome, the basement room is very spacious, with many electrical outlets and plenty of seating/tables

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mar20143000
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Really enjoyed my trip here , Light airy building , quick efficent service and very comfortable surrondings , clean loo , lovely coffee

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MatthewVH
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Having recently moved to Luton I am exploring new places to eat. Upon finding Connors, the adjoining cafe, I thought I had found a nice place to eat. The interior is quirky and done well and the menu interesting with good vegetarian options. The customer...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jenicorn
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We attended a fright night event on Saturday where '28 days later' was screened with additional surprises! This event was good value for money with the staff making a great effort to keep the scares coming. Connors (the adjoining bar) was open for pre drinks...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Cara C
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